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. today bp agreed to pay the largest fine in u.s. history. the oil rig exploded on the night of april 20th, 2010. eleven workers were killed in the fire. 172million-gallons of oil gushed into the gulf of mexico. bp will pay $4.5 billion in fines. two employees? charged with manslaughter. one with lying to congress. cbs news reporter on what bp knew before the explosion. >> reporter: the two former bp employees charged with manslaughter were the highest ranking bp supervisors on deep water horizon. the test found signs that combustible gas was seeping into the well. the indictment alleges bp managers robert kaluza and donald failed to call these on shore. they allowed work on the well to continue. want gas came up the well and exploded. u.s. attorney general eric holder. >> this is an indication that we have shown and the company has admitted as a result of their actions people died there unnecessarily. >> reporter: federal authorities also charged david rainey about lying to investigates. rainey insisted 5000-barrels of oil were leeing every day when he was aware they estimated it was leak
. i do think that this will make us more safe, not just our neighborhood but all of oakland. >>> it is just after 8:00 am on the israel/gaza border, and for now, both sides are respecting the cease-fire. this is not a long-term solution now. >> the cease-fire means israel will stop targeting militant leaders, and palestine will stop rocket and border attacks. many fear the cease-fire is only a band-aid on an already open wound. research after 20 hours -- >> reporter: hillary clinton killed the cease-fire the first step. >> we have to focus on reaching a durable outcome that promotes regional security, and establishes the security, dignity and legitimate aspirations of palestinians and israelis alike. >> reporter: after 24 hours meeting tomorrow at 9:00 pm, they'll begin to explore exactly how to carry out the demands of the palestinian people so that god willing, the killing and aggression against gaza ends. >> if the rockets and the missiles from gaza stop, it would be over. >> reporter: doctor andy david, the consul general of israel in san francisco remains cautiously opt
18th. thanks for joining us this morning. >> we have a lot of news in the next hour. the situation in israel. also, the situation in sacramento. we're going to sit down with state senator-elect jerry hill to talk about the new surplus that suddenly popped up on the screen. >> yeah, california's fiscal future and talking about the petraeus scandal. it's, of course, a big one in the headlines all week long. we're also going to talk about how safe is our e-mail. >> and we're going to talk about the safe streets of san francisco as we shift state prisoners on to the county. meanwhile, there is an apology this morning from the bishop of san jose, after a registered sex offender was allowed to volunteer at the festival. >> the church and sheriff's office are trying to figure out how he got written permission for the event last month. in a statement issued yesterday, the bishop said no one was found guilty of sexual abuse can be allowed to volunteer in any activity that involves children. mcgraff went on to say i am deeply troubled and apologize to you that this policy was not followed.
circle last night. linda yee tells us how an alert neighbor gets the jump on three teenage suspects. >> reporter: it was an alert neighbor who spotted the burglars. >> were they in the process of burglarizing the home when they were caught? >> right. this is another great tip from an aware neighbor who saw something that they thought was suspicious and called us. >> reporter: they arrested the teenagers 13, 15, 18, caught holding a pillow case with stolen goods and burglar tools. a rapid response teams of cops including belmont pd and the chp surrounded this neighborhood. >> yeah, i was coming right down the spot sign here. i made a turn and saw cops all the way around the block here and their cars had the lights off. it got me. well they have to be off for a reason. >> reporter: they have been able to connect them to at least seven burglaries. this case has rattled nerves in the neighborhood. >> it's a very safe neighborhood since the beginning. so we have developed this habit of not locking a lot of windows. we have to start paying more attention. >> reporter: police suspect that
of intimidation at the big box store. >> they want us to not speak out or if we do, we get disciplined and they retaliate. i feel bad for the people, but no, i'm not going to stop there. >> reporter: workers say that the backlash has already regun as we were there as one wal- mart manager ordered protesters off the property. >> this is private property. again, we're asking you and your group to leave. >> okay, california law gives us the right to talk to customers and handle them in front of the store. >> all right, if you don't leave, we will get the police involved on that. >> reporter: but they have no intention of leaving until wal- mart listens to their pleas for respect and better conditions. more are planned for tomorrow, though protesters worry their numbers could be hurt by workers who are too afraid to strike. to oakland, cbs 5. >>> since opening two weeks ago, it's been a nightmare getting into the new high-end outlet stores and it could be even worse this weekend. this is a live look at the outlet mall and the stores open for black friday shopping a few minutes ago, but we
on a violent crime spree? san jose. as cbs 5 reporter anne makovec tells us it comes on the same day the officers get a big break in the case. >> you would never want to see someone that young lose his life at a young age by those means. >> reporter: 22-year-old rory park-pettiford was remembered at a memorial service in campbell. >> rory was a great kid. always jovial and happy. you know practical joker. >> reporter: but many friends couldn't speak of him without breaking down because they can't help but remember how he was killed. during a robbery attempt one week and one day ago. this is a surveillance photo of two robbers whom police say tried to carjack pet pet ford in his car outside a 7/11 store then shot him when he tried the drive away. that's after a violent crime spree that started with four armed robberies within an hour on friday, november 16th. this is how it ended for one suspect. 26-year-old jonathan wilbanks captured after running into a family's home later that night. the second and final suspect a teenager was caught last night after a week on the run. >> we're jus
, conspiracy, and practicing law without a license. neighbors tell us jean is home tonight. but they asked us not to disturb her because she is so badly shaken up. we have learned that she was an only child and grew up in living in this pleasanton home. her grandparents were the original owners. today, jean learned about the arrest from her neighbor. >> her first concern was for his children, and for their pets. >> reporter: the elderly woman's estate and assets are worth close to $1 million. >>> a san francisco shaefr deputy is also under -- sheriff's deputy is also under arrest tonight. phillip to think stole $1,500 from the bank of america on balboa street earlier this month. investigators say they got fingerprints from the demand note the suspect gave the teller that matched to think's. video shows a man resembling him enter think the bank and running out with arms full of cash >> san francisco residents expect their men and women in uniform to uphold the law. the actions of this defend are deplorable, and there will be serious consequences. >> that could include losing his job if he's fo
you loved him. maybe you hated him. maybe a little of both. the man that gave us jr. >> israel facing a dangerous challenge. what these violent protests mean for a fragile gaza cease fire. >> one of the fbi's ten most wanted on his way back to california after an arrest in mexico. i'm elizabeth cook. >> and i'm allen martin. ewing on the long running . we are getting late word tonight, the actor best known for playing the conniving and mischievous j.r . ewing on the long running series dallas has died. he died late this afternoon from complications of cancer. he was 81. cbs reporter alexis looks back at his career. >> stay out of my affairs pamela. >> you make me sick. >> everybody hates me. they love this character. >> love him or hate him. audiences watched seasons of him playing the infamous j.r . in dallas, j.r . cheated his family, friends and his wife while taking plenty of knocks of his own. when the who shot j.r . episode airs 83 million americans tuned in to watch. in real life heavy drinking led to a liver transplant that prolonged his life and perhaps gave him a sense of mo
that doesn't belong there. >> reporter: he used to be the neighborhood watch vice president and says there have been about 10 break-ins in the past six months. >> we're a very large city with a very small force. when things go wrong, we need officers there to support us and be the law. >> reporter: san jose police have written a special memo to the city. >> the numbers are not good. and they are not going to be good for some time. >> reporter: they went from a high of 1 four 20 officers to 194 today -- 1,094 today. minus detective, the port staff, and administration, you're left with just 583 officers for patrol. >> there is no wiggle room. any time you move personnel out of here, you're robbing peter to pay paul. >> reporter: council member pete constant who chairs a safety committee says the reports should help save police jobs. >> i would be shocked if there's layoffs in the next round. we can't afford to do that. and i don't think there's anybody on the council that would even consider supporting anything like that. >> reporter: the department has been trying to fill in the gaps
. workers were using a torch to cut an oil line. four workers were severely burned. the accident was reminiscent of the 2010 deep water horizon explosion that transformed the oil industry and life along the gulf coast. >> when something like this happens it tears at everyone's heart. it's just a horrible day. we're going to heal together. but first and foremost we have to make sure those were involved. >> two men remain in critical condition. two others are in serious condition. >>> we're getting word of a lull in the rocket fire between israel and hamas. cease fire efforts begin to gain momentum. israel says it has launched nearly 200 air strikes against targets in gaza. gaza says 12 people were killed there today. so far 42 palestinians have been killed as well as 3 israeli civilians since the fighting began. >>> there's no indication that either side intends to back down. >> reporter: only hours after it was set up this anti-missile battery intercepted a long range rocket fired gaza. five such batteries are being deployed as three more are being rushed into production. in an e
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